| Nov 5, 2010
| 1:24 PM
Don't forget that, in addition to this blog, some of the other places we hang out in cyberspace include on SteveAndJohnnie.com, on Facebook, on Twitter, on the SteveAndJohnnieShow's Channel on YouTube, on our Yahoo group and, believe it or not, there is...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 9:52 PM
Director Tony Scott has made successful action thrillers in a variety of styles. The Cold War tension of "Crimson Tide" and the gritty crime drama "True Romance" are two of his major credits. He previously teamed up with Denzel Washington for the...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Actress and serial home renovator Diane Keaton has bought a house in Pacific Palisades for $5.6 million, public records show.
The purchase is unusual for Keaton in that the home was recently built — in 2009 — and is Cape Cod-influenced,...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:29 AM
The ABC drama "Pan Am" looks great on-screen because every detail is so sharp in person. From the 707 jet replica in a studio warehouse at the Brooklyn Navy Yard to the constricting undergarments the stewardesses wear, everything is authentic.
| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:45 PM
On a sweltering East Coast evening last week I took in a community production of Meredith Wilson's classic 1957 Broadway musical, "Music Man."
The performance was a delight, and brought back many wonderful memories.
I first saw the show in the summer of...
| May 28, 2011
— What makes Jane Fonda say "wow"? A bigger-than-capacity crowd of more than 200 booksellers waiting to hear about her latest, "Prime Time: Creating a Great Third Act," a rousing manual for aging well.
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| Mar 26, 2012
| 11:36 AM
One of the big perks of my job is the occasional opportunity to meet and interview people in the entertainment world that I've long admired. Among those with whom I've chatted are Mickey Rooney, Debbie Reynolds, Diane Keaton, Martin Milner and Mike...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Actress and historic home renovator Diane Keaton has listed a live-work town house in downtown Los Angeles for lease at $2,800 a month. She recently bought the condominium for $570,000.
The three-level unit in a Arts District building dating to 1906...
| Apr 15, 2012
Actor Harrison Ford has listed his compound in Brentwood for $8.295 million.
The Colonial Revival-style house, designed by Gerard Colcord and built in 1951, is set off the street at the end of a long gated driveway. On more than three-quarters of an acre...
| Apr 11, 2012
Actress Diane Keaton recently revealed, in an interview with AARP, she wished she hadn't been a single mother saying, "As a parent I provide all I can, but I think in the best possible scenario you need to have a man."
When it comes to parenting, do...
| Nov 30, 2011
The Age of Movies
The Selected Writings of Pauline Kael
Edited by Sanford Schwartz
Library of America, $40
Witty, entertaining and often exhilarating, this wide-ranging collection of pieces captures the film critic at her best.
| Dec 9, 2011
| 8:46 AM
Although I’m Connecticut author Mike Reiss is from Simsbury, his comedy is most indebted to New Yorker Woody Allen, at least at first glance. The play had its world premiere last Thursday night at UConn’s Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre. It's...